[stella] RE: Original 2600 Development System

Subject: [stella] RE: Original 2600 Development System
From: Dan Boris <dboris@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 04 Dec 2002 18:34:40 -0500
Title: Message
Here is some information from Joe Decuir on how 2600 games where orginally developed at Atari:
Original 2600 Program Development Environment
6502 Cross Assembler, based on host
–E.g. timesharing machine, or DEC PDP-11
Hardware Emulator, w/RAM in code space
Debug monitor, for downloading and manipulating object code
HP-1600 series symbolic logic analyzer
–Capture and disassemble bus traffic
–Pre-trigger or post-trigger on bus v
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